England’s record goalscorer Kelly Smith retires from football after a hugely successful career spanning three decades.
Rory McIlroy believes he can regain the world number one spot from Jason Day before the end of January.
Sam Warburton is close to stepping down as Wales captain after six years in the role.
England prop Joe Marler fractures his lower leg and is set to miss the start of the Six Nations in February.
Britain’s Johanna Konta reaches the Sydney International semi-finals and Dan Evans progresses to the third round.
Cycling chiefs were warned that giving athletes seven weeks’ notice before the Para-Cycling Track Worlds could affect attendance, says Sarah Storey.
Second-half goals from Juan Mata and Marouane Fellaini give Manchester United a 2-0 first-leg win over Hull in the semi-final of the EFL Cup.